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LNP Demands Labor Release 'Secret Coal Report'

Local politicians have joined forces to demand the Queensland Labor Government release its 'Secret Coal Report'.   Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry said the coal industry is very important to Capricornia, all of Queensland and the nation. She said the only reason we even found out about this report is because a Journalist...

Inquiry Finds Better Restraints Needed In Agnes Water Plane Crash

An investigation has wrapped up and a report compiled, after a plane crashed at Agnes Water in January 2017 killing a UK tourist. An investigation by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau found that better restraints could have prevented such serious injuries according to News Corp. But investigators could not determine what caused the...

Premier Announces Inquiry Into Horse Racing Scandal

CC0 Creative Commons  UPDATE | The Premier has spoken out, after the ABC'S 7.30 Report lifted the lid on horrific allegations relating to the treatment of retired race horses.   Annastacia Palaszczuk said "Anyone who viewed the 7.30 program last Thursday night and witnessed the vision of retired race horses being mistreated at a Queensland...

Gas Leak Drama In Glenlee

Image Credit: Pexels  Everything is back to normal in Glenlee on Tuesday, after a gas leak sparked evacuations on Monday afternoon.   Firefighters were called to the corner of Terranova and Yaamba Road around 5:00PM. Crews were at the scene for around 45 minutes, checking the air quality and evacuating the immediate area.  They...

$2.1m Stanage Bay Ramp Upgrade Finished

Image Credit: Pixabay  Local boaties hooked on Stanage Bay have 2.1 million reasons to celebrate, with the Palaszczuk Government’s new boat ramp now open Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga said the upgraded facility now features a widened boat ramp with two 4m-wide lanes, a new 2.5m-wide floating walkway and new breakwater to...

Don't Waste A Chance To Have A Say On New Strategy

CC0 Licence  Rockhampton Regional Council has launched its new draft Waste Strategy, and wants to hear your thoughts. Chair of Council’s Waste and Recycling Committee, Councillor Neil Fisher, said the issue was more important than ever. “It really feels like we are at a critical moment both in our region and across the...
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